Abortion battle looming in Ireland


The Republic of Ireland's government is expected to confirm that it will legislate for a pregnancy termination if there is a credible threat of suicide.

Opponents say that could lead to abortion on demand.

BBC Newsline's Dublin correspondent Shane Harrison reports on both sides of the debate as they prepare for battle.

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